2020-06-04 13:34:41

Tamika Mallory: Nationwide Uprising Against State Violence Shows People Have Reached Breaking Point

As Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison files charges against all four Minneapolis police officers involved in the killing of George Floyd, a mass uprising against police brutality continues.

“At this point, we’re looking at a nation and a world that has decided that what we saw happen on camera … is no longer acceptable, and we cannot continue to meet and ask and cry and beg for change.

People have taken to the streets to demand change,” says Tamika Mallory, former national co-chair of the 2017 Women’s March.

Democracy Now! produces a daily, global, independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. 

Our reporting includes breaking daily news headlines and in-depth interviews with people on the front lines of the world’s most pressing issues. 

On DN!, you’ll hear a diversity of voices speaking for themselves, providing a unique and sometimes provocative perspective on global events.

Missed an episode?  Check out DN on FSTV VOD anytime or visit the show page for the latest clips.

#FreeSpeechTV is one of the last standing national, independent news networks committed to advancing progressive social change. 

#FSTV is available on Dish, DirectTV, AppleTV, Roku, Sling, and online at freespeech.org.

Black Lives Matter Demonstration George Floyd Human Rights Minneapolis Police Brutality Protest Tamika Mallory United States

Human Rights and Equality

Democracy Now!

Anti-BDS Jewish Orgs Back Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Sales Ban in Settlements Despite Israeli Pressure

Anti-BDS Jewish Orgs Back Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Sales Ban in Settlements Despite Israeli Pressure

Democracy Now!

Human Rights Watch Accuses Israel of Apparent War Crimes in Gaza Assault; Urges ICC Probe

Human Rights Watch Accuses Israel of Apparent War Crimes in Gaza Assault; Urges ICC Probe

Poor People's Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival

The National Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly

The National Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly

Democracy Now!

NAACP Head Derrick Johnson Remembers Bob Moses as Key “Strategist” of Civil Rights Movement

NAACP Head Derrick Johnson Remembers Bob Moses as Key “Strategist” of Civil Rights Movement

Related

Democracy Now!

“People Are Outraged”: General Strike in Guatemala Denounces Corruption & Mishandling of Pandemic

“People Are Outraged”: General Strike in Guatemala Denounces Corruption & Mishandling of Pandemic

Democracy Now!

NAACP Head Derrick Johnson Remembers Bob Moses as Key “Strategist” of Civil Rights Movement

NAACP Head Derrick Johnson Remembers Bob Moses as Key “Strategist” of Civil Rights Movement

Rising Up With Sonali

How the Delta Variant is Becoming a Pandemic of the Unvaccinated

How the Delta Variant is Becoming a Pandemic of the Unvaccinated

The David Pakman Show

Trump Regrets Not Unleashing Military on BLM Protesters

Trump Regrets Not Unleashing Military on BLM Protesters

Proud Partners